SWEET ALMOND OIL Prunus amygdalus
Sweet Almond oil is extracted from the nuts of the almond tree and is one of the most widely used carrier oils.
Consists mainly of oleic acid, 25% essential unsaturated fatty acids 0.5%-1.0% sterolins and about 10IU Vitamin E per ounce.
An excellent lubricant rich in protein and very nourishing, Sweet Almond oil can be used for all skin types, but is best suited for sensitive and irritated skin.
It is known for its mildness and imparts a soft feel to creams & lotions. Commonly used as a massage oil.
For additional information: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Almond